About me

I am an Assistant Professor at the Department of Economics and Business Economics, AarhusUniversity.
My research is within the fields of Applied behavioral economics, Experimental economics, Applied microeconomics Labor economics and Public economics. 
I obtained my PhD in Economics in 2016 from Aarhus University and I was a Visiting Scholar at University of California, Berkeley, for most of the academic year 2014/2015. I have previously obtained BSc and MSc degrees in Economics from Aarhus University and worked at the economics consultancy firm London Economics for a number of years.
My research has featured in 
My joint paper with Christina Gravert "The hidden costs of nudging: Experimental evidence on reminders from fundraising" has been accepted for publication by Journal of Public Economics.


Contact details

Department of Economics and Business

Fuglesangs Allé 4

8210 Aarhus V


mdamgaard AT econ.au.dk

Direct phone: +45 42729276